28.000 people celebrate 15 years of Tomorrowland at anniversary spectacle Our Story in Amsterdam

28.000 people celebrate 15 years of Tomorrowland at anniversary spectacle Our Story in Amsterdam

Thursday, 17 October 2019 - Amsterdam – Boom | Today and tomorrow 28.000 people from more than 100 different countries are celebrating the 15th anniversary of Tomorrowland at the 15-year anniversary spectacle Our Story in the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam. The Belgian music festival Tomorrowland is taking on Amsterdam Dance Event for the first time ever with a unique show that has never been done before, bringing more than 10 of the world’s biggest artists and DJs on stage. Afrojack, Armin Van Buuren, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Goose, Netsky, Push, Steve Aoki, The Bloody Beetroots and Tiësto are bringing their ultimate Tomorrowland classics during a three-hour spectacle for all ages, supported by the Metropole Orkest from Hilversum. The multiple Grammy winning orchestra is bringing a fifty-piece orchestra to Our Story with 70 live musicians and vocalists to mesmerize the People of Tomorrow with a magical performance.

Tomorrowland is pulling out all the stops for an unprecedented show with second to none production combining a spectacular stage with audio, video, lights and dazzling special effects to create the unique, magical Tomorrowland atmosphere. Our Story is taking visitors on a three-hour magical journey through 15 years of Tomorrowland’s musical history whereby all the different artists are performing their most iconic electronic Tomorrowland tracks of the past 15 years and will be sharing their personal memories of Tomorrowland through their different hits – turning Our Story into a once in a lifetime experience for music fans coming from all over the world. The fifty-piece orchestra of the Metropole Orkest adds a beautiful orchestral sound in which classical and electronical music are being united.

Debby Wilmsen, Tomorrowland’s spokesperson: “We have never before been able to put on a show like this anywhere in the world, so for visitors, Our Story will be a world premiere and an exceptional opportunity to see so many international top DJs all together on stage during one evening – the crowning glory of 15 years of Tomorrowland.”

Our Story – Livestream on Friday 18 October
Tune in on Friday 18 October and follow the magic of “Tomorrowland Presents: OUR STORY” live on Tomorrowland.comor Youtube.com/Tomorrowland. Discover an exclusive pre-show presented by One World Radio, followed by the entire show – all live from the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam.

-       20:00 CEST: Pre-show by One World Radio

-       20:30 CEST: Our Story live

Facts & Figures Our Story

-       Artists: Afrojack, Armin Van Buuren (supported by special guests Susana and Trevor Guthrie), Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Goose, Netsky, Push, Steve Aoki, The Bloody Beetroots and Tiësto.

-       Metropole Orkest: 1 conductor, 53 musicians and 20 vocalists

o   8 1st violins

o   7 2nd violins

o   5 violas

o   4 cellos

o   2 double basses

o   1 harp

o   2 flutes

o   1 oboe

o   5 saxophones

o   3 French horns

o   4 trumpets

o   4 trombones

o   4 percussionists

o   1 guitar

o   1 piano/synth

-       Stage: 37,5m wide and 10m deep with 3 elevators that are built into the stage to bring live acts on and off stage

 

About Tomorrowland Belgium

Tomorrowland is located in a beautiful natural place: recreation area De Schorre in the town of Boom in Belgium. It is a true fairy tale world situated in beautiful natural surroundings with a strong eye for detail such as enchanting décor, magical stages, fascinating acts and peripheral animations, tasty and healthy food & drinks from around the world and spectacular fireworks – an unforgettable and incomparable show. Every year, the festival features a special theme that inspires the famed Mainstage design and stage production.

Tomorrowland caters to all genres in electronic dance music with hundreds of renowned artists performing across more than 15 different stages. Being a home to hundreds of thousands of people from all walks of life, one of the most unique things about Tomorrowland remains the whole world coming together in one magical place with everyone being equal and uniting as one – symbolizing the values of freedom, respect, diversity, and solidarity. 

Tomorrowland Belgium 2023 will take place across two weekends from July 21-23 and July 28-30. The 17th edition of Tomorrowland will revolve around the theme ‘Adscendo’, turning De Schorre into a magical destination high on the horizon, where in 2023 the People of Tomorrow will witness the rise of a magnificent tale in the history of Tomorrowland’s Great Library.

Tomorrowland Belgium 2023
Weekend 1: July 21-22-23
Weekend 2: July 28-29-30
Boom, Belgium
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